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I bought a used 1996 toyota celica with the engine running ,when i turn on my lights engine shuts down. then I have to wait to restart it again.
We are having a problem with my Toyota Camry. While turning the headlights on the car shuts off and pulling in to stop and turn it off we are having to wait a couple mins then it will start. What could this be?
Just spent $800 on engine and Nissan Altima was running well. Now a check engine alert ( : / idk) came on . What problem is indicated by this code??
About a week ago my honda accord ex 1992 didnt want to start i tryed the battery but the battery works perfectly i also checked the current works fine i also changed the oil yesturday. I have no idea why it doesnt start. When i got in the car i turned the key so it can start but the car just hesitates to turn on. Can i plz get help here
Can you put a 2006 motor on a 1998 blazer?
Today I was driving on a multiple lane city highway when the car in the next lane hit a large piece of metal and threw it into my path. My Accord ran over it and carried it underneath before freeing itself and going into another lane of traffic. After that I watched the temperature gauge and it began to go hot. I pulled over as soon as it was safe and ...
We recently took our truck, a 2006 Honda Ridgeline, into a shop for transmission problems. We have been told that the transmission, as well as the radiator both need to be replaced. The radiator evidently leaked into the transmission. After a $2,600 quote, we had another call from the same shop informing us that the engine was now also shot. Apparently ...

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